Following the recent closure of Visceral Games, the future of its upcoming single-player Star Wars game was called into question. Heavy doubts then arose over EA’s supposed shift away from single-player experiences in general.
Upcoming zombie survival extraordinaire Apocalypse: The Game has been given a release date. Arriving on November 1 via Steam, one-man development team Harley Game Studios plans to launch with a Windows build, then follow through with releases for Mac and Linux operating systems.
Destiny 2 launched to critical acclaim a couple weeks back, promising fans everything they wanted from Destiny 1 and all its expansion back from the get-go. While during the first weeks the title had seemingly nothing slowing down the hype train, peaking at a total of 3.5 million concurrent players on September 17. Since then in just the last 30 days Destiny 2’s player base has plummeted by over 2 million users, with over 400,000 lost in the last two days.
You awake, throat parched, belly rumbling, amidst the beautiful fields of a secluded Mediterranean island. It’s a far cry from the life of affluence you’re acquainted with. But nothing—nothing could have adequately prepared you for the bloody primalism of these forsaken wilds…
Micro-transactions always result in a heated discussion, whether it’s for or against their existence in video games. Former Bungie developer Niles Sankey, known for his work on Halo and Destiny, shared his own opinion on the matter, and shows another perspective on the matter.
Tencent Games’ upcoming 5v5 fantasy MOBA Arena of Valor is kicking off pre-registration for US and Canadian players. In September, it was revealed Arena of Valor would be heading to Nintendo Switch, earning Tencent the special distinction of launching the first MOBA game on Nintendo’s hybrid console.